No arrests, many questions 6 months after 8 killed in Ohio

PIKETON, Ohio (AP) — Six months after someone shot eight members of an extended family to death in their homes, surviving relatives are still waiting — for an explanation, for an arrest, for a hint of closure.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Police officer in suburban Cleveland fatally shoots man

CLEVELAND (AP) — A man who authorities said backed his car into a police motorcycle and slightly injured an officer during a warrant check was fatally shot by police on Wednesday outside of Cleveland.

  • Written by MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press

Man gets prison for gun toddler used to kill 1-year-old

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland man has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for leaving a loaded handgun in a home where a toddler used it to accidentally kill a 1-year-old boy.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Advocates support revising but continuing Great Lakes plan

ASHLAND, Wis. (AP) — Policy experts say a federal program that has pumped $2.2 billion into cleaning up the Great Lakes needs some improvements but has served a valuable purpose and should continue.

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